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Scraps of Time: Abby Takes a Stand

Scraps of Time: Abby Takes a Stand

by Patricia C. McKissack Illustrated by Gordon C. James
Gee recalls for her grandchildren what happened in 1960 in Nashville, Tennessee, when she, aged ten, passed out flyers while her cousin and other adults held sit-ins at restaurants and lunch counters to protest segregation.
Ages
8, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Lexile Measure
580L
DRA
38
Guided Reading
P
Number of Pages
112
Genre
Historical Fiction

About the Author and Illustrator

Contributor Image Alt Tag Patricia C. McKissack Full-time writer, Patricia McKissack and her husband Fredrick L. McKissack have written over one hundred books about the African-American experience.
Gordon C. James

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